Criminal Justice


Welcome to the criminal justice program, and thank you for your interest. We encourage you to consider criminal justice as a career choice. Criminal justice majors go on to careers in policing, corrections, victim services, law, and research. Within each of these areas there are many career opportunities at the local, state, and federal levels.

The criminal justice program at Murray State boasts highly qualified, student-oriented faculty who are actively involved with students both in and outside of the classroom. Coursework is specifically designed to academically prepare students in a manner applicable to a wide range of careers.